MacRoberts is now Morton Fraser MacRoberts. As we embark on this exciting journey, rest assured that we will continue to provide the same exceptional service to our loyal clients. Find out more

Our People Melissa Hall

Associate

Her knowledge on data protection is amazing and her drafting skills are very good.

CHAMBERS UK GUIDE TO THE LEGAL PROFESSION

Mel advises a wide range of clients from all sectors on a variety of matters including data protection, commercial and IT contracts, anti-bribery and corruption, and intellectual property.

Mel has specialist expertise in data protection and privacy matters, and regularly advises clients in this area. Mel’s experience includes: advising on FOISA; conducting data protection audits and data mapping exercises (across multiple business functions and locations) and preparing compliance reports and recommendations; drafting policies and template documents; providing tailored training; advising on subject access requests and potential personal data breaches; reviewing, drafting and reporting on data processing and sharing arrangements/agreements; preparing privacy notices; and providing bespoke advice on all data protection and direct marketing queries. Mel is also a member of MacRoberts’ internal Information Security group responsible for implementation of ISO27001 security measures within the firm.

In addition, she is a member of our Charities and Third Sector team, and regularly assists third sector clients with branding advice, contracts, and data protection matters (including advising on fundraising practices).

She is ranked as an Associate to Watch in Chambers UK Guide to the Legal Profession 2024.

Mel is also a member of MacRoberts’ Environmental Committee, driving forward the firm's commitment to reducing the environmental impact of our business. 

  • Legal Expertise
  • Data Protection & Cyber Security
  • commercial contracts
  • Intellectual Property
  • Information Technology & Outsourcing
  • Regulatory & Compliance
MFMac: Morton Fraser MacRoberts
MacRoberts and Morton Fraser have now merged.

You can still contact us as usual, or find out more about Morton Fraser MacRoberts at mfmac.com